Season booking information


2016/17 season

How to book

Online from Wednesday 10 February 2016: Click on the links on the 2016/17 season page to browse the season or download the PDF

  • Secure online ticketing open 24 hours a day
  • Choose your exact seating location
  • Reduced booking fee per transaction: £3.00 (Barbican Centre) or £0.60 (LSO St Luke's). Booking fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

By phone from Wednesday 24 February 2016: Call +44 20 7638 8891.

  • Booking fee per transaction: £4.00 (Barbican Centre) or £0.70 (LSO St Luke's). Booking fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

Calls may be monitored or recorded for quality assurance and training purposes.

In person from Wednesday 24 February 2016: At Advance Box Office, Barbican Centre Level G, Silk Street Entrance, EC2Y 8DS

By post from Wednesday 10 February 2016: Download a booking form (PDF) and send it to LSO, Freepost KE7766, London EC2B 2RR

> Full Online Booking FAQs

Ticket prices

Barbican Concert Tickets
£10 £18 £24 £30 £42 + booking fees as above

LSO Chamber Orchestra (13 Jan)
£10 £20 £30 + booking fees as above

A Choral Christmas (21 Dec), Children's Opera (9 Jul)
£10 £18 £24 £30 + booking fees as above

Le grand macabre (14 & 15 Jan)
£25 £35 £55 £75 + booking fees as above
Multibuy, group and under-18s discounts do not apply

Jonas Kaufman (8 Feb)
£25 £40 £55 £70 £85
Multibuy, group and under-18s discounts do not apply

Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition Final (17 Nov), LSO Discovery Showcase (22 Jun)
£10 £18 £24 + booking fees as above

Family Concerts
£5 under 18s, £10 adults + booking fees as above. Family concerts are not part of the season multibuy discount.

Singing Days
£20 (£15 concessions) + booking fees as above
Includes music hire

Discovery Days
Full day: £20 (£15 concessions) + booking fees as above
Afternoon only (from 2.30pm): £14 (no concessions) + booking fees as above

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts
£12 (£10 concessions) + booking fees as above
Book any four concerts for £9 each

Booking fees

Booking fees are per transaction and not per ticket. The fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

  • Barbican Centre: £3 online booking fee, £4 telephone booking fee
  • LSO St Luke's: £0.60 online booking fee, £0.70 telephone booking fee

Multi-buy discounts

Make great savings when you book the same number of tickets for three or more evening concerts* at the same time:

  • Book three or four concerts and save 15%
  • Book five or more concerts and save 20%, plus retain your 20% discount on any later top-up bookings throughout the season**
  • Book 8 or more concerts and save 20%, retain your discount and receive up to two free tickets for either the Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition Final on 17 November 2016 or the LSO Chamber Ensemble on 13 January 2017.***

* Multibuy discounts are not available for Le grand macabre (14 & 15 Jan 2017) or Jonas Kaufman (8 Feb 2017), and the Family Concerts are not part of this offer.

** Bookers will be sent a special discount code following their initial booking. Initial booking must be made before 31 August 2016. After this date the discount will be 15%.

*** To claim your free tickets email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your booking reference or tick the appropriate box on your booking form.

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts multi-buy discounts

Book any four or more concerts for £9 each. Concession tickets are not eligible for the multi-buy discount as discounts cannot be combined. All four concerts must be booked from the same season for the discount to apply.

Under-18s

Any seat £5. Adults may purchase up to three tickets for under-18s (unlimited for Family Concerts).

Ticket Exchange

Tickets can be exchanged for another LSO concert or credit vouchers valid for six months, provided they are returned to the Box Office at least 24 hours before the performance (two weeks for group bookings). Administration fee of £2 applies.

Groups of 10 or more

Groups of 10+ can receive a discount of 20% for most concerts plus other benefits. Call the Group Booking Line on 020 7382 7211 (10am-5pm Mon-Fri), or visit lso.co.uk/groups.

Disabled Patrons

Disabled visitors who have joined the Barbican Access Membership scheme can inform us of their access requirements, receive information in alternative formats and may be eligible for reductions on tickets. Any available discounted tickets are limited in number and subject to availability – please book early to avoid disappointment. Full details are available online at www.barbican.org.uk/access and will be sent with your membership information.

Terms & Conditions

All bookings and discounts are subject to availability and discounts cannot be combined.

Information correct at the time of publishing. The LSO reserves the right to change artists or programmes if necessary. Refunds will only be given in the event of a concert being cancelled.

Calls to the Barbican Centre Box Office may be monitored or recorded for quality assurance or training purposes.